Disaster Preparedness

disaster preparedness

Manila’s disaster preparedness and rescue capabilities were highlighted today with the launching of its “PANGANGALAGA NG KALIKASAN AT PAGHAHANDA SA KALAMIDAD, SUSI SA KAUNLARAN,” initiative. Organized by the Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (MDRRMO), the activity included a display of the city’s rescue boats and other vehicles which will be deployed during emergencies and other crisis situations. In photo at left, Former President Manila Mayor Joseph Ejercito Estrada congratulates MDRRMO employees who organized the event. (Photos by Joel Santos)